21 November 2012

Egypt: Pope Tawadros II Welcomes Grand Imam

Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of St. Mark Diocese Tawadros II receives on Wednesday 21/11/2012 al-Azhar Grand Sheikh Ahmed el-Tayyeb in the papal headquarters.

El-Tayyeb will lead a high profile delegation of al-Azhar scholars who will congratulate the Pope on his enthronement as Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of St. Mark Diocese.

Tayyeb will be also accompanied by Mufti of the Republic Ali Gomaa.

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